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Hot and spicy chicken, gooey stringy cheese and soft chewy pizza bread. These Buffalo Chicken Pizza Bites with Blue Cheese Dip are addictive and the perfect finger food.
These Crispy Pretzel Coated Chicken Fingers are perfect for all the family. Serve them with a dipping sauce as a snack or team them with mash and gravy for a great mid-week meal.
Creamy, salty blue cheese, peppery rocket and sweet juicy cherries. These Blue Cheese Bruschetta with Cherry Salsa are a delicious snack or appetiser. When cherries are at their ripest, these bruschetta are the perfect thing to make.
Spicy chicken skewers with sour cream, these are little skewers with a big personality. The chicken is marinaded with coffee and chilli to add plenty of heat and a wonderful smoky flavour. A touch of maple syrup and allspice helps everything on it’s way to a delicious and spicy conclusion.
A fully loaded nacho is a wonderful thing. Crisp chips, flavour packed beef and stretchy cheese. These Instant Pot Cheesy Beef Nachos are oh so good. But when you reach the bottom and you pick a chip with no cheese???
These Cucumber Mousse And Dill Shrimp Bites are sublime. The subtle and refreshing taste of cucumber combined in a soft heavenly mousse, sat on top of a crispy toast circle and topped with a succulent shrimp and the freshness of dill. Honestly get in the kitchen, get your retro on and make these Cucumber Mousse And Dill Shrimp Bites […]
Perfect for Mardi Gras! Or any gathering throughout the year!!!! Succulent juicy shrimp, cooked with traditional Creole flavours and luscious cream cheese and sour cream. This hot Louisiana Shrimp Dip is delicious and super simple to make.
These crispy crunchy shoe string onions are so good! They taste sweet and crunchy with a background hint of salt and spice. I think I could eat a whole plateful myself! They are delicious as a snack or if you can resits eating them you could add them to a steak sandwich. Oh yes that […]
These Feta and Honey Bites with Green Chilli are the perfect little bite. Sweet from the honey, salty from the feta, fruity from the grape and then the chilli hits your lips and everything goes POW!!! Guess what today is??!?!?! You’ll never guess so I will tell you 😉 Today is International Winnie The Pooh […]
Tender potato, melty cheese, fresh sweet chive and herbaceous basil all sit so perfectly with egg. So you just know these Potato, Basil and Chive Frittata Squares are going to be a hit!!!! These frittata squares are the perfect as an appetiser or party nibble. They are delicious warm from the oven and at room […]
Crispy chicken tenders baked in the oven. No mess and no fuss. Suddenly breaded chicken doesn’t seen so difficult on a busy week night!!!!! I don’t know about you but I loved crispy breaded products!!! Crispy chicken tenders, panko prawns, breaded mushrooms, crispy onion rings, breaded mozzarella sticks…the list goes on and on. Sadly deep frying isn’t […]
Home cured salmon. A delicious twist on a traditional gravlax. Fruity blueberries, spicy notes of dill and a salty sweet edge. This cured salmon is beautiful and delicious. This dish is the second dish of the week that is pretty simple to prepare but looks impressive and is perfect for serving when you have friends for […]
These Indian Spiced Chicken Meatballs are sure to be a hit with the whole family!!! Tender, succulent and packed with wonderful spices. This is the deliciousness of curry in easy to eat meatball form. So it has been a while since I posted a meatball recipe!!! Which is sad! As meatballs rule!!! And I had promised I […]
These Thai oysters are dressed with a sweet and spicy dressing and then topped with a cooling salty sour granita. The perfect balance of flavours. If you love oysters then I know you will love these babies! So after posting a few warming winter dishes. I thought perhaps I should give my Northern hemisphere readers a […]
Creamy brie, enhanced with the earthy delicious flavours of black truffle all baked to oozing delicious perfection! Seriously this Baked Black Truffle Stuffed Brie is decadence and heaven on a plate! Are you on a diet? If so it might be time to turn away! Because this is pure unadulterated cheese indulgence!!! Look at that oozingly […]
Sweet, warm figs, with salty prosciutto, creamy ricotta and a pop of rosemary and extra virgin olive oil. This salad is utterly delicious and utterly gorgeous! Tasty and beautiful! That is what we all need in our lives 🙂 Life isn’t easy is it?! Just when you think you have got it all together, a […]
Firm buttery seared scallops, seasoned with lemon served with a fresh and crunchy apple and parsley salad with shallot dressing. What is your favourite food? Once I stopped them saying lollies, Mr 8 would say smoked salmon and Mr 5 would say sausages. I think Stew would go burgers and I would spend the next […]
Juicy beef meatballs, spiked with wonderful Mexican flavours. These Mexican Meatballs are like chilli con carne in meatball form!!! Perfect for lunch, dinner or as a snack. When I posted my Moroccan Lamb Meatballs last week, I mentioned how much I loved meatballs and how many meatball recipes I had to share, I got a […]
Crispy apple, the mild spice of red onion, sweet and sour pomegranate, the crunch of capsicum, flavourful and grassy coriander and the freshness of lime. This Apple and Pomegranate Salsa is delicious! I first had apple salsa from a food van at a market in the grounds of Nottingham castle. I had some friends who […]
Moroccan Lamb Meatballs. These lamb meatballs are simple to make and there are some fabulous spices in these flavour packed meatballs. How many meatball recipes can I post on my blog before I have to admit I have a problem? I have listed all my meatball recipes below, check it out….. Do I have a problem? The truth is […]
Smoked fish and sweetcorn combined with a a rich egg mixture and incased in a perfectly crisp tartlet case. These Smoked Fish and Sweetcorn Tartlets are so good, I bet you can’t stop at one! I can’t decide if these should be a brunch idea, a canapé idea, an appetiser idea or a lunch idea!!! They are […]